May 26, 2015
The National Archives Foundation, the nonprofit partner to the National Archives, today launched a nationwide giveaway to allow a family of four to experience July 4th like never before, including travel to Washington, D.C. to celebrate our nation’s birth at the home of the original Declaration of Independence.
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May 6, 2015
The National Archives today announced its schedule of Spring 2015 events for families to enjoy together.
These events are in addition to the popular sleepovers in the National Archives’ Rotunda for the Charters of Freedom. Registration is open for the upcoming July 25, 2015, “History, Heroes and... Read more
National Archives Foundation Announces Partnership with Derek Brown, New “Chief Spirits Advisor,” as Part of New Spirited Republic Exhibit
April 14, 2015
The National Archives Foundation and award-winning bartender Derek Brown announced a new partnership today that will include a series of events at the National Archives as well as engagement with 20 DC-area bars in conjunction with the National Archives Museum’s new exhibit: Spirited Republic: Alcohol in American... Read more
National Archives Welcomes Cokie Roberts and Michael Beschloss for Special Program on Women in American History
April 8, 2015
The National Archives and the National Archives Foundation today announced that Foundation Board member Cokie Roberts will host a discussion and book signing of her new work, Capital Dames: The Civil War and the Women of Washington, 1848-1868, on April 20 at 7:00 p.m. Presidential historian and Foundation Board member Michael Beschloss will join Roberts to discuss the experiences, influence... Read more
April 2, 2015
In celebration of National Poetry Month, the National Archives Foundation invites you to find the poetry in our shared history. The Foundation will be posting poems and highlighting poets throughout the month on Facebook, Instagram, Tumblr, and Twitter.
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